LGBT History Month Continues


Contributed by Luca Maurer

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) History Month is celebrated in October.  In observance of LGBT History Month, the LGBT Center website will feature videos highlighting different historical figures who have made a difference in the LGBT community.  Visit the LGBT Center website's LGBT History Month Featured Videos section to find a new video each day of October. Here are some figures who will be highlighted in the coming days:


October 11: Ramon Cortines, Educator
October 12: Marlene Dietrich, Actor
October 13: Jodie Foster, Actor/Director
October 14: Jean Paul Gaultier, Designer
October 15: Henry Gerber, Activist
October 16: Billy Haines, Actor
October 17: Mary Kay Henry, Labor Activist
October 18: Chris Hughes, Entrepreneur
October 19: Christine Jorgensen, Transgender Pioneer
October 20: Arthur Laurents, Playwright/Director
October 21: Don Lemon, News Anchor

Be sure to visit the LGBT History Month Featured Videos section and see each day's video!  
LGBT History Month videos and other materials are made possible by the Equality Forum, a national and international LGBT civil rights organization with an educational focus.